Visiting the Garden

The garden at Bere Mill is open to the public several days a year, and for groups by arrangement.  Find details of visiting below and follow the link the for information on How to Find Us.

National Garden Scheme

Bere Mill is open to the public three days a year as part of the National Garden Scheme.

2019 open days:

Sunday 31st March

Sunday 26th May

Sunday 15th September

Time: 1:30 – 5:00pm

Admission: £5.00, children under 16 are free

Home-made teas and plant stalls available.

All proceeds from the openings go to the National Garden Scheme who support a range of medical charities.

Event Days

Bere Mill’s gardens are also open to the public for special events. Come and see us at the Hampshire Country & Garden Festival on Sunday 9th June 2019, and Apple Day on Saturday 26th October 2019.

Group Visits

We welcome private garden visits for groups of 15 or more from February to October.

Private visits should be arranged with Rupert Nabarro.

Entry price is £10 per person for not-for-profit groups (i.e. garden societies) and £15 per person for privately organised groups and tours, subject to a minimum charge of £150.

The price will include a talk about the garden. Tea and cakes are available for an additional charge of £2 per person.  All proceeds go the National Garden Scheme.


There is wheelchair access to the garden unless very wet. Please note that there are unfenced and unguarded rivers and streams in the garden. There is a toilet for visitors located at the butchery with step free access.